Wichita Aero Club to feature Cessna CEO Scott Ernest

Scott Ernest, Cessna Aircraft president and CEO, is the keynote speaker at the Wichita Aero Club’s Feb. 22 luncheon.

Ernest will speak about the business aircraft marketplace.

Ernest joined Cessna in May 2011 after 29 years at General Electric, most recently serving as vice president and general manager of GE Aviation’s global supply chain.

At Cessna, Ernest is responsible for overseeing the company’s new product and service development, strengthening its manufacturing and sourcing operations and intensifying its global expansion efforts.

He holds a bachelor of science degree in mechanical engineering from the University of Akron and a master of science degree in engineering from the University of Cincinnati.

The luncheon will be held at 11:45 a.m. at the Doubletree by Hilton Hotel at Wichita Mid-Continent Airport.

For reservations, go to http://www.wichitaaeroclub.org or call 316-681-4491.